Statement from Rep. Barca on Assembly Republicans’ Prevailing Wage Plan
Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca released the following statement on the Assembly Republican plan to change the prevailing wage law:
MADISON – Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) released the following statement on the Assembly Republican plan to change the prevailing wage law:
“As Republicans continue to try to out-position each other behind closed doors and in the media, Democrats stand together behind the goal of raising wages — not lowering them.”
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